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Real Estate (MS) Admission Requirements

  • ​ Submit your online application and the $60 application fee.
  • Submit an essay explaining your interest in the program and your professional goals.
  • Submit a resume that summarizes your work experience and educational background. 
  • Submit your official transcripts from all degree-granting institutions you have attended. 
    Please note that not submitting all transcripts where courses have been completed could impact course waivers.
  • Submit your GMAT/GRE Scores. GMAT/GRE Scores are required for applicants of this program, unless they qualify for a GMAT/GRE waiver (see waiver policy).
    GMAT information, including test dates, a list of test centers, and applications for the exam, may be obtained at or by contacting Pearson VUE at (951) 681-3000. Submitted score reports must come directly to DePaul University from Pearson VUE.
    GRE information can be obtained at DePaul's GRE code is 1165.
    GMAT or GRE tests taken more than five years prior to the date of application are not considered valid.

Letters of recommendation are optional for this program.

International student admission requirements: Click here.


Students may apply to enroll in any quarter. To ensure that you will be able to enroll in the quarter of your choice, we recommend that you apply by these dates:

Enrollment Quarter Domestic Student Deadline International Student Deadline
Fall August 15
August 15
Winter December 1 October 1
Spring March 1 February 1
Summer June 1 April 1

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If you need assistance to complete your application and/or have questions, contact the Kellstadt office at (312) 362-8810 or

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